Man arrested after two sexual assaults

Scunthorpe: Appeal for witnesses launched

27 Mar 2017

We’re appealing for witnesses to come forward following the arrest of a 26-year-old man on suspicion of two serious sexual assaults in Scunthorpe.

The incidents are both said to have happened in the area of Wells Street and West Street between 7.15am and 7.20am yesterday (Sunday, March 26).

In both cases the attacker fled after the women screamed.

The offender is described as white, in his mid-twenties, with blond hair. He wore light blue jeans and a pink or salmon top.

A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incidents and remains in custody at this time.

If you have information, or you believe you may have seen the man in the area at the time, please call 101 quoting crime reference numbers 2259324 and 2259453.